Varian Medical Systems to Make Radiotherapy Available for More Cancer Patients in Africa (PR Newswire)

Varian presenting cancer treatment strategy to governments and healthcare leaders at Africa Healthcare Summit in London LONDON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), world leader in radiation therapy, is today reporting progress towards its goal of making advanced treatments systems more available for cancer patients across Africa. The company is presenting to […]


Tanzania to compete in Cosafa Cup (The Citizen (Tanzania))

Dar es Salaam. The national soccer team, Taifa Stars, will compete in this year’s Cosafa Cup scheduled for May in South Africa, the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) has disclosed.The tournament, organised by the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA), returns after a one-year hiatus due to operational reasons.TFF information officer, Baraka Kizuguto, confirmed yesterday […]

Human Rights

SA Hosts International Health Sciences Conference

Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says health sciences are a top priority for Africa as the continent bears a massive disease burden. Minister Pandor was speaking at the International Conference on Particle Induced X-Ray Emission (PIXE) in Cape Town Thursday. The two-day conference was organised by iThemba Laboratory for Accelerator-Based Science in collaboration with […]

Human Rights

Help Us Help You, Minister Nene

For 21 years, the Minister of Finance has tabled budgets announcing that large amounts of money will go to social services that are meant to improve the lives of the poor. But, even the staunchest government supporter would agree that the country has not derived full benefit from this money. Year after year the Auditor […]


Government Programme 2015-2019 Debates – 2nd Economic Miracle Will Be Driven By Technology and Innovation, Says Minister Jugnauth [press release]

The Second Economic Miracle will be driven by technology and innovation. Internet Connectivity, Broadband, Information and Communication Technologies and Innovation will be at the heart of all Government’s economic and social strategies, cutting across not only through existing pillars but, also via all the new economic sectors that will be created. This was the gist […]

Fashion & Lifestyle

3D Display Market Is Expected to Reach $112.9 Billion, Global, by 2020 – Allied Market Research (PR Newswire)

PORTLAND, Oregon, February 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — According to a new report by Allied Market Research titled, “Global 3D Display Market – Size, Industry Analysis, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2013 – 2020”, the global 3D Display market is expected to reach $112.9 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 26.8% during 2014 – 2020. […]


South African Airways Vacations® Introduces The 2015 Collection Brochure (PR Newswire)

Featuring Expanded Portfolio of Value-Priced Packages to Popular Destinations throughout Africa FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations) launched its 2015 Collection brochure featuring new and a more diverse offering of air-inclusive vacation packages to a variety of destinations throughout Southern & East Africa.  The 2015 brochure has been […]